Shearers

Shearers

Contacting fellow breeders in your Region for a recommendation is probably the best way to locate a shearer.
Arrange well ahead of time as the shearers are booked out quickly.

Plan to have booked your shearer by the end of July.

Shearer Directory

Mick Elkins

0408 665 228
mick@elkinsalpacashearing.com.au
Season:
Gympie/Rockhampton – late August;
Sunshine Coast/Brisbane/Ipswich/Toowoomba early – mid September;
Gold Coast/Tweed, Stanthorpe/Tenterfield – 3rd week September.
Final run SEQ/NNSW – mid October.

Gerard Hogan

0418 675 129
Location: Northern New South Wales

Bernie McInerney

0429 668 240
Season: August, September, November

Mike Snow

0418 516 896
Season: Mid-August – mid-September

James Wheeler

0403 972609
alpacas@kobler.com.au
https://alpacashearing.com.au/shearing/contact
Season: mid August – mid September.
Bookings in advance are essential.

Nigel Wood

nigelwood11@xtra.co.nz
Season: Early September

Guidelines for Shearing Shed Set-up and Fleece Preparation